IBM Professional Certification Program

Accelerate insight. Improve skills. Get certified now.

IBM Certified Specialist - Cognos ICM Essentials

Job Role Description / Target Audience

The ICM specialist has general knowledge of IBM Cognos ICM software, implementation, troubleshooting techniques, and security concepts. They can support variable incentive compensation solutions by deploying and implementing IBM Cognos ICM in an enterprise environment. 

Upon completion of this certification, this individual will be able to participate as an effective team member on implementation projects with supervision.

To achieve the IBM Certified Certified Specialist - Cognos ICM Essentials certification, candidates must possess the skills identified under Recommended Prerequisite Skills, if any, and pass one (1) exam. 

Click the test link below to see the overview, objectives, and test preparation recommendations.

Recommended Prerequisite Skills

Prior to your preparation for this certification, the following knowledge and skills are recommended and assumed:

  • Knowledge of MS SQL databases
  • Knowledge of Excel


This certification requires 1 test(s).

Test(s) required:

Click on the link(s) below to see test details, test objectives, suggested training and sample tests.

  1. Test C2020-004 - IBM Cognos ICM Essentials


  • Member Site
    Not sure what the Member site is? Find out the benefits of being a certified professional.

  • Premium Wallet Card
    Receive a premium wallet when you order your Premium Certificate.

Connect with Us